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2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. 2022 Nissan Armada Review

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2021 Jeep
Grand Cherokee

MSRP*: $33,120 to $88,445
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2022 Nissan
Armada

MSRP*: $48,900 to $68,300
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MPG - City 11 - 19 MPG 13 - 14 MPG
MPG - Hwy 17 - 26 MPG 18 - 19 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 7 - 8 seats
Cargo Space 68.3 ft3 95.4 ft3
Engine V-6, V-8 400-hp, 5.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Auto Manual 7-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 293 - 707 hp 400 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 - 7,200 lbs 8,500 lbs
Exterior Length 189.3 - 191.3 in 208.9 in
Exterior Width 76.5 - 77.1 in 79.9 in
Leg Room Front 40.3 in
Rear 38.6 in
Front 41.9 in
Rear 41.0 in
Head Room Front 39.9 in
Rear 39.2 in
Front 39.8 - 40.9 in
Rear 40.0 in
Overall Safety Rating** **** - ***** Info not available
Frontal Crash Rating** **** Info not available
Side Crash Rating** ***** Info not available

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Nissan Armada than in the Jeep Grand Cherokee, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Nissan Armada will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Convenience
The Jeep Grand Cherokee requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Nissan Armada, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Jeep Grand Cherokee will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Nissan Armada.

Dimensions
Since the Jeep Grand Cherokee is much slimmer than the Nissan Armada, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Jeep Grand Cherokee, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Nissan Armada.

Handling
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Nissan Armada, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Nissan Armada is clearly the choice over the Jeep Grand Cherokee for pulling heavy loads. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a little less horsepower than the Nissan Armada.

Powertrain
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has much lower torque than the Nissan Armada, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Jeep Grand Cherokee has less seating than the Nissan Armada, making the Nissan Armada the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has significantly less cargo capacity than the Nissan Armada.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jeep Grand Cherokee than that of the Nissan Armada.